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3 Energy Stocks, 3 Ways to Make Bank on Oil

If you aren't sure about buying energy stocks, you can use options to buy in at later dates and for less money. Read Article

The ABCs of Going Long Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) Stock

Recent Alphabet Inc. (GOOG, GOOGL) earnings showed limited downside risk and mid-term upside potential. Go long Google stock. Read Article

Bulls: Shop for Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock NOW

Bullish on AMZN stock? There's an opportunity here to earn a nice return on additional weakness. Here's how. Read Article

GLD: The Gold Resurrection Is Upon Us … Maybe

Gold prices are soaring, but resistance looms large overhead. Chasing the SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD) seems like a bad idea, but you can still trade it. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Capitalize on the Post-Earnings Momentum in EW Stock

An upbeat report from Edwards Lifesciences Corp resulted in a breakaway gap within a long-term bull channel. Read Article

The Bear Growls: 3 ETFs to Sell Into Any Rally

With the bear market alive and well, active investors and traders should look to sell any sharp oversold bounces in these 3 ETFs. Read Article

Beware the Amazon.com, Inc. Stock Breach (AMZN)

Amazon stock is breaching its 200-day moving average. Here's a put spread to profit from its continued misfortune. Read Article

Profit From the Dip in Biotech Stocks With This IBB Options Play

Biotech stocks are plunging. Use a put spread option to profit from continued weakness in IBB. Read Article

LinkedIn Corp: 2 Trades for a Post-Earnings Bounce (LNKD)

Social media stocks have been boom or bust, and LinkedIn (LNKD) is looking to boom higher following fourth-quarter earnings. Read Article

Trade of the Day: PowerShares QQQ Trust ETF (QQQ)

Although premiums are slightly juiced on QQQ put options, there are ways to capitalize on continued weakness Read Article

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.: Take a Timeout on TTWO Stock

With TTWO stock known for big beats -- or misses -- your best option heading into earnings might be a strangle option trade. Read Article

Walt Disney Co: Continue to Profit From The Dark Side as a Short In DIS Stock

A looming earnings catalyst and bearish headwinds are setting up a bearish vertical in Disney stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Short Sellers Should Jump on APD Stock

Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. appears headed back to the bottom of its bear channel. Read Article

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. – Overbought WMT Stock Offers Plenty of Protected Upside

The Walmart stock rally is due for a pause. Sell WMT covered calls to score income and protection in the meantime. Read Article

GoPro Inc.: Troubled GPRO Stock Offers Trades for Bulls and Bears Alike

GPRO stock is looking for any sign of good news, and depending on your view of GoPro heading into earnings, there's a trade for you. Read Article

Whole Foods Market, Inc. Stock (WFM) Due for a Bullish Move

Dour sentiment, earnings and corrective pattern-testing support a long-call position in Whole Foods stock. Read Article

5 Stocks with Short Squeeze Potential

January brought the short sellers out of hiding, and these five stocks are ripe with short squeeze potential for investors Read Article

Facebook Inc Stock Becomes Fourth-Biggest U.S. Stock (FB)

While Facebook earnings were impressive, the stock reaction was a little too impressive. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Starbucks (SBUX)

Starbucks could be a big winner during the next year. Affordable luxury is where it's at in this environment. Read Article

Is it Time For A Trend Change In TIPS?

Investors have been flocking to the safety of treasury bonds in recent months, and as TIPS prices rise, they are getting a strong second look Read Article